Interview by Alena Sokhan // Sept. 15, 2015
French sculptor and artist Caroline Mesquita is using the large space in the basement of the Carlier|Gebauer as a studio for the last few months, creating large humanoid figures out of metal, scattered throughout the…[read on]
Interview by Marta Jecu; Saturday, Sep. 12, 2015.
The Icelandic Pavilion
, transformed into a functioning mosque by Christoph Büchel
, was closed down on the 22nd of May, only 2 weeks after the preview opening, causing an immense controversy. The Mosque is situated in the Santa Maria della Misericordia
Interview by Alena Sokhan in Berlin // Sept. 02, 2015
With its second exhibition, NOME Gallery is already building up an impressive reputation for bringing bold, politically engaged new media art to Friedrichshain. The first…[read on…]
Interview by Arielle Bier – in Berlin; Monday, Aug. 31, 2015.
Over the last seventeen years, e-flux
became the ‘go-to’ platform for information and exchanges between art and academia worldwide with a readership of 90,000+ visual arts professionals. Russian artist Anton Vidokle
initially conceived the project as a mailing-list for promoting exhibitions…[read on…]
Interview by Arielle Bier, Photos by Alexander Coggin – in Berlin; Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015.
The inimitable Peaches
strikes again! The transgressive cult queen of electro-clash made waves in Berlin this summer with a fierce appearance at the YOSISSY! Festival
, revelling in the one of her favorite home bases before re-igniting the flame under her vajazzled bodysuit…[read on…]
Interview by Alison Hugill – in Berlin; Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015.
Artist-run project space Scotty Enterprises
was founded in 2006 in Kreuzberg and played a vital role in this year’s Project Space Festival
, earlier this month. What sets this space apart from others of its kind is that it is collaboratively run and organized by 15 artists…[read on…]
Interview by Celia Wickham – in Berlin; Monday, Aug. 10, 2015.
For Julia Baylis
and Mayan Toledano
, their feminist fashion line and creative project Me and You
has provided them a space to create a refreshing and emboldening alternative to the commonly oppressive and destructive modes of female representation…[read on…]
Interview by Göksu Kunak – in Berlin; Thursday, Aug. 06, 2015.
Sleek surfaces, pastel colors, minimal forms and abstract ideas; small head ventilators, watermelons, kitsch waterfall posters. A vibraphone played by a classical musician wearing old-school roller skates transforming into a performer with white sneakers sampling 90s hip hop live in another space…[read on…]
Interview by Marta Jecu – in Berlin; Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2015.
At the Nordic Pavilion
, which, for the first time, will be represented only by Norway, Katya Garcia-Anton
in collaboration with Antonio Cataldo
, curated the work of Camille Norment
. Relating to the concept of dissonance, which according to the exhibition’s press release inspired the work in ‘a sonic, cultural and individual way’…[read on…]
Interview by Arielle Bier // July 27, 2015
Having trained as a classical musician, composer and conductor, Ari Benjamin Meyers brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in musical formats to his practice as a conceptual artist working with…[read on]
Interview by Celia Wickham // July 24, 2015
Founded only a few years ago in 2012, Video Jam has quickly distinguished itself as one of the most innovative arts events in the North West of England. Taking place predominantly in arts and cultural institutions around Manchester…[read on]
Interview by Alison Hugill // July 14, 2015
Claire Tolan is off to London for the rest of the summer to do a sound art residency at The White Building, where she plans to build a web platform for ASMR enthusiasts. Auto-Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR)…[read on]